New study launched to discover whether learning Scots helps pupils thrive

Banff Academy have teamed up with Aberdeen University to examine the benefits of studying towards the Scots Language Award. From left, Libby Wilson, the university's Claire Needler, poet and novelist Matthew Fitt, Humanities teacher Dr Jamie Fairbairn, Emma Twatt, Richie Duncan, Jaymi Sivewright and Ellie Narron.
Picture by Kath Flannery.
Banff Academy have teamed up with Aberdeen University to examine the benefits of studying towards the Scots Language Award. From left, Libby Wilson, the university's Claire Needler, poet and novelist Matthew Fitt, Humanities teacher Dr Jamie Fairbairn, Emma Twatt, Richie Duncan, Jaymi Sivewright and Ellie Narron. Picture by Kath Flannery.

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